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Annual pillow fight at the U.S. military academy turned bloody this year, leaving injury to 30 cadets, as some of them filled pillow cases with hard objects. The fight had left one cadet with a broken leg and dislocated shoulders in others. Twenty-four cadets reportedly suffered concussions. Lt....

The United States pressed China to let its exchange rate be determined by market forces and refrain from competitive devaluation when G20 finance ministers and central bank chiefs from the world's top 20 economies gathered in Turkey. "China should allow its exchange rate to reflect underlying fundamentals,...

Nissan Motor Co Ltd (NSANF.PK, NSANY.PK) will recall about 300,000 vehicles in the U.S in order to modify a console panel, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said. According to the Agency, the recalled vehicles have a console trim panel that may catch the driver's shoe and potentially...

Waterstone Financial Inc (WSBF) on Friday said its Board authorized a fourth stock repurchase program pursuant to which the company intends to purchase up to 1,500,000 of its issued and outstanding shares, representing about 5.1% of its issued and outstanding shares of common stock. The repurchase program...

Canadian smart phone maker BlackBerry Ltd. (BBRY, BB.TO) said Friday that it has agreed to acquire mobile security provider Good Technology for $425 million in cash. The company noted that the acquisition will enhance its sales and distribution capabilities as well as further grow its enterprise software...

Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (REGI), an advanced biofuels producer, Friday said that at about 12 a.m. central, a fire occurred at its Geismar biorefinery. Emergency crews quickly responded to contain the fire and it was declared completely extinguished at 4:20 a.m. All employees on site have been...

BlackBerry Limited (BBRY, BB.TO]) Friday said it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Good Technology for $425 million in cash. The transaction is expected to be completed toward the end of the company's 2016 fiscal third quarter. The company expects the acquisition to be accretive to...

Aehr Test Systems (AEHR) announced that it appointed Corporate Controller Kenneth Spink as its Chief Financial Officer and VP of Finance, effective September 9, 2015. He will succeed Gary Larson, whose previously announced planned retirement after 24 years with the company is effective the same day....

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN) announced the U.S. FDA has extended the Prescription Drug User Fee Act date for its Priority Review of the company's Biologics License Application for Kanuma (sebelipase alfa), an investigational enzyme replacement therapy for the treatment of lysosomal acid lipase...

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. (SHOS) reported second-quarter net income of $1.5 million or $0.07 per share compared to $3.4 million or $0.15 per share, last year. Adjusted EBITDA increased 103.4% to $5.0 million. Net sales decreased 3.0%, to $619.6 million from the second quarter of 2014....

Daimler AG (DDAIF.PK) reported that 139,802 vehicles of Mercedes-Benz were delivered in August, an increase of 17.6% from last year. In August, Mercedes-Benz sold 21,037 vehicles in the home market, an increase of 4.9% from last year. In Europe, unit sales increased by 10.5%. In the NAFTA region,...

Rosneft (ROSN.L) and Indian ONGC Videsh Limited have signed an agreement of sale and purchase of 15% in Vankorneft and shareholders agreement in regard of the enterprise management. ONGC Videsh will have two places in the Board of Vankorneft. The agreements on considering acquisition of minority share...

ZTE (ZTCOF.PK, ZTCOY.PK), a mobile device maker, Friday announced the launch of the international version of its new global flagship smartphone, ZTE Axon Elite, at IFA 2015. The ZTE Axon Elite is set to go on sale in markets across Europe, Latin America and the Asia-Pacific in the coming months. Axon...

Zurich Insurance Group (ZURVY) announced that Kristof Terryn, currently CEO of Global Life, will take over as CEO of General Insurance, effective October 1, 2015. He replaces Mike Kerner. Kristof Terryn will continue to run the Global Life business until a replacement is announced. Kristof Terryn...

Bayer AG (BAYZF.PK, BAYRY.PK, BYR.L) Friday said it has decided to proceed with an initial public offering of Covestro AG, the polymers company formerly known as Bayer MaterialScience. Covestro will seek a listing in the regulated market segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. The offering will...

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